Oyster Shell Bonnets and Chignons (The Dandy Chignon)

DESCRIPTION: The singer describes the "queer fashion" of the (bonnet and) chignon. He tells how all the women are trying them out. Some even buy two; others get them made from odd materials. He clearly thinks the old ways (sunbonnets, etc.) were better
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1928 (Sam Henry collection)
KEYWORDS: hair nonballad
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
SHenry H227, p. 47, "The Dandy Chignon" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #13359
File: HHH227

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